The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
England / West Midlands
Rank 194 236 211
Rank change year-on-year +42 -25  
Permanent jobs citing General Ledger 15 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.082% 0.040%
As % of the General category 0.89% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £35,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.25% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £57,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -6.52% +19.79%  

General Ledger is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1680 2264 1733
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 36.16% 37.25% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1752 1414
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,198 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,625 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing General Ledger as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the West Midlands

General Ledger
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing General Ledger in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for General Ledger in the West Midlands

General Ledger
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +31 14 £33,000 -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing General Ledger also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 25 (96.15%) Finance
2 21 (80.77%) Oracle
3 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 20 (76.92%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (73.08%) Oracle Assets
4 19 (73.08%) MS Office
4 19 (73.08%) JD Edwards
4 19 (73.08%) ERP
5 18 (69.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 18 (69.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 18 (69.23%) Oracle UPK
5 18 (69.23%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (23.08%) SAP
7 4 (15.38%) SAP FI
7 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) SAP CO
8 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.69%) System Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (7.69%) Personalization
8 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (7.69%) Cash Management
8 2 (7.69%) AAT

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (69.23%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (73.08%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Oracle Payables
2 19 (73.08%) Oracle Assets
3 18 (69.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 18 (69.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (15.38%) SAP CO
4 4 (15.38%) SAP FI
4 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (3.85%) Lawson
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (96.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) SAP CO Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) SAP FI Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Software Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) ERP
2 18 (69.23%) Business Process Modelling
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Cash Management
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Legacy Data Mapping
4 2 (7.69%) Personalization
4 2 (7.69%) Presales
4 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) System Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Contract Management
5 1 (3.85%) Master Data Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) AAT
1 2 (7.69%) CIMA
2 1 (3.85%) ACCA
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) JD Edwards
4 6 (23.08%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) CODA
5 1 (3.85%) Epicor
5 1 (3.85%) Infor
5 1 (3.85%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.85%) Sage
5 1 (3.85%) Sun